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The Okeover Arms

Mappleton, Ashbourne DE6 2AB, England
+44 1335 350305
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (29 reviews)
“pudding” (25 reviews)
“belly pork” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mappleton, Ashbourne DE6 2AB, England
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1 - 10 of 438 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

There was a good choice of real ale, the food was excellent, the service was as expected in a country pub/restaurant

Thank patrick9494
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently visited here with my family from London who I don’t see very often, it’s by far the best meal I’ve had in a long long while, service was great wait wasn’t to long on the food and the food was unreal. Would highly recommend...More

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this on a recommendation. Very pleasant and helpful staff. Good menu with a good range of dishes at very acceptable prices. A great place to stop.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for dinner with some family friends who came to visit the area. We were 4 adults , 4 children and a dog. Food was great, staff friendly and attentive and fantastic atmosphere. Great value for money, highly recommended!!

Thank Malu927
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

on a recent visit to The Dales we visited this pub three times. I have to be honest and say that our companions were the main reason we kept returning. They really liked it, and in fairness, if they were writing this review they would...More

Thank frankart_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited after a ramble with a group of 28 after previously arranging to park in the pub car park. We made our choice of menu before setting out as obviously there were a lot of people all sitting down at the same time. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of 28 ramblers, who booked our meal on arrival at 10am. They were happy to let us use their car park while we had a 3 hour walk across the fields. On return, our tables were ready, we collected drinks from...More

Thank melbarker99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We expected, and got, excellent meals from this, one of our favourite pubs. Due to the booking of a large National Trust party, the staff were run off their feet, but continued to be helpful, courteous and cheerful. We did not resent the resultant delay...More

Thank peregrinator75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wanted a pub meal somewhere near Dovedale so found The Oakover on Trip Advisor. What a pleasant surprise. Food was delicious and the staff very friendly and efficient . Have come home feeling very happy after a lovely day walking in Dovedale and finishing with...More

Thank 504lynw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a pleasure to eat at the Okeover. Jean and team offer a warm welcome and great food. This is a regular haunt for us when family come to visit.

Thank Steve R
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5 April 2017|
Response from AnnH01923 | Reviewed this property |
very good
15 October 2016|
Response from Sue W | Reviewed this property |
its quite hilly in some places but im sure youll be ok
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mappleton, Ashbourne DE6 2AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 350305
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